#Russia

Born to Engineer talks exotic locations with SMEC Chief Technical Principal Gavin Strid

4 months ago — Long Read

There are lots of reasons why people are drawn to Engineering – for Gavin Strid exotic locations such as Bangladesh, Kazakhstan and China were an opportunity that he couldn’t pass...

Contact lost with Russian satellite after being set to launch from wrong Cosmodrome

2 years ago — Quick Read

The most embarrassing engineering blunder of the year might well be the loss of a Soyuz-2.1b rocket launched last month from the Vostochny cosmodrome. A Soyuz-2.1a launched from the Vostochny...

Will Russia partner with NASA’s to construct humanities first Lunar Space Station?

2 years ago — Quick Read

Russia is expected to announce this Saturday that it will be partnering with NASA to construct the 'Deep Space Gateway' - a key component of the space agencies long-term plan...

Watch Live – Schiaparelli Lander hopes to “crush it” with soft landing on Mars later today

3 years ago — Long Read

The Schiaparelli Lander, part of the European-Russian ExoMars 2016 mission, is going to be touching down on Mars at 1448 GMT today using a soft-landing technique that utilises a novel...